Kathryn

♀ Name Kathryn – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Kathryn

Kathryn is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Kathryn

Kathryn is an English short form of the name Katharina and derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Kathryn

Kathryn means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far away” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Kathryn

Alternate spelling of Kathryn

Cathrin Catrin Kathrin Katrin

Kathryn in the categories

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Name Statistic: Kathryn is ranked #↑ 2150 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: ↓ 1125
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: ↓ 4360
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: ↓ 3254
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: ↓ 2117
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: ↑ 4376
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: ↑ 1688
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: ↑ 3909
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: ↓ 1483
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: ↑ 6858
  • 🇫🇷 France: ↓↓ 3998
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: ↑ 1929
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: ↓ 3354
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: ↓ 10786
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: ↓ 4195
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: ↑ 11352
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: ↓↓ 8122
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: ↓ 5386
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: ↓ 9867
  • 🇺🇸 United States: ↓ 1611
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